Synonyms: Walsingham 1887
Anaphora propinqua, Anaphora tenuis, Acrolophus violaceellus, Anaphora violaceellus, Anaphora busckella, Acrolophus propinquus, Acrolophus busckellus, Acrolophus tenuis
Transactions of the Entomological Society of London, 1887 by Walsingham, pp. 157 to 165 as Anaphora propinqua, Anaphora tenuis.
Entomologica Americana 1887-88, Vol. 3 by Beutenmuller, pg. 139 as Acrolophus violaceellus.
The Canadian Entomologist, 1900, Vol. 32 by Dyar, pp. 326 to 327 A. violaceellus syn. of Anaphora tenuis.
Entomological News, 1915, Vol. 26 by Haimbach, pg. 325 as Anaphora busckella.
Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station, 1923, Memoir #68 by Forbes, pg. 121 misident. A. busckella as A. propinqua; A. tenuis.
Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 1964, Vol. 114 by Hasbrouck, pp. 571 to 576.
Holotype as Anaphora propinquus male by Walsingham, 1887. Type Locality: Florida. In the British National Museum of Natural History, London, England.
Holotype as Anaphora tenuis male by Walsingham, 1887. Type Locality: North Carolina. In the British National Museum of Natural History, London, England.
Syntype as Anaphora violaceellus male by Beutenmuller, 1887. Type Locality: North Carolina. In the United States National Museum, Smithsonian, Washington, D.C. Type #404 in Beutenmuller Collection. No photos.
Holotype as Anaphora busckella female by Haimbach, 1915. Type Locality: Jamesburg, New Jersey. In the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.